Activities in Amersfoort

Whether you want to relax or do active activities around Leerhotel Het Klooster, there is something for everyone. To give you some ideas about the sights and activities to do around Leerhotel Het Klooster, we have several options here:


  • Amersfoort Zoo - In Dierenpark Amersfoort, visitors get to know many different animals in a unique way.
  • Belgians Monument - monument stands on Amersfoort Mountain, from World War I,
  • Tower of Our Lady - this tower is a whopping 98 meters high, and has a beautiful view.
  • Sint Joriskerk Amersfoort - not only an impressive church, but also a popular venue for cultural events.


It is wonderful cycling in the area around Amersfoort. Take a nice trip along the most beautiful natural areas such as the Utrechtse Heuvelrug and the Vuursche Heide. Discover stories hidden behind the walls, get to know the legacy of the Grebbelinie.

TIP: did you know that we also rent bikes? From €16,- for a day. We also have electric bikes available from €27,50 per day.


You've also come to the right place for walking around Leerhotel Het Klooster . You'll feast your eyes on the many monumental buildings in our beautiful city center. Amersfoort and its surroundings also have beautiful nature reserves and are therefore the ideal base for a lovely walk.

TIP: Download the app and that way we can share fun routes with you!

Events in Amersfoort

Besides the perennial attractions that make a visit to our city worthwhile, Amersfoort also hosts many events. Think performances, events, festivals, and much more!

TIP: did you know that restaurant Novice, the restaurant of Leerhotel Het Klooster, is participating in Proef Amersfoort (May 9 to 12)!


Need to relax completely during your visit to Leerhotel Het Klooster? There are several options nearby to unwind completely.

  • Salon the New City: Get pampered at the hair and/or beauty salon and experience for yourself how the ambitious students are ready to give you a unique experience in the beautiful building on the Eem.
  • Thermen Soesterberg: Enjoy and allow yourself a heartwarming moment of relaxation at this spa.